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Explore History! 38th Evac in World War II

The Duke Mansion
400 Hermitage Road Charlotte, NC 28207
Phone: 704-714-4400
Fax: 704-714-4435

An idea first floated at Charlotte's Duke Mansion made military history in World War II. Visiting General George Marshall and local physicians including Dr. Paul Sanger came up with the notion of a portable hospital that could move close to the line of battle. The pioneering 38th Evacuation Hospital, staffed with Charlotte doctors and nurses, became the model for subsequent units, including MASH (Mobil Army Surgical Hospital) units during the Korean War.

Information & Amenities
Discounts:AAA, AARP
Facility Amenities:Food/Beverage Service
Location:Myers Park
Payment Methods:American Express, Cash, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Visa
Type:Historical, Lecture, Seminar & Workshop
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